Designating Flag, 2nd Division, 21st Army Corps

Description
Rectangular wool bunting flag. Horizontal tricolor design is red on top, white in middle, and blue on the bottom. In both the red and blue bands next to the hoist edge is a black five-point star applique. White cotton hoist with hand-stitched tabs. The inscription on the hoist reads "2nd Div 21st Army Corps." The flag has machine-stitched flat-felled panel seams.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1890-1897
maker
Robert C. Toy
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
wool (overall material)
cotton (heading material)
Measurements
overall: 72 1/2 in x 43 7/8 in; 184.15 cm x 111.4425 cm
ID Number
AF.25251F
catalog number
25251F
accession number
64127
subject
Flags
Civil War
related event
Civil War
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Civil War
Flags
Designating Flags
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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